Coverdale cousins run for Richmondshire

Jamie Dent with cousin Chloe Lambert.

Two Coverdale cousins have shown their cross country running credentials

Jamie Dent and Chloe Lambert, both aged eight, ran in the Yorkshire schools cross country trials at Dalby Forrest, near Pickering, this week.

The pair, who both attend Middleham Primary School, qualified after running in the Richmondshire trials two weeks ago at Richmond School.

Chloe, from Braidley, won her race and Jamie came second with more than 100 competitors in each race.

At the Yorkshire trials, Chloe raced against 70 other competitors coming home in a a fantastic seventh place.

Jamie, from Carlton, came home in fourth place in his race in a photo finish.